Katie Darroch

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Parents of successful kids have these twelve things in common

Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to do awesome things as adults.<p>And while there isn't a set recipe …

Harvard Business School

The resilience factor in leadership: turning adversity into opportunities | Women's Agenda

Good leaders are resilient. They bounce back from set-backs or adversity, and continue to move in the right direction when times get tough.<p>In today’s …

3 Traits All Effective Leaders Possess

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Titles don’t define leadership. A certain title may have others calling you their boss or you may be referred as one of the leaders of the organization on the company’s website, but true leadership is much more than just a title.<p>True …

10 Books You Must Read to Strengthen Your Leadership Skills

<b>Bold – Steven Kotler and Peter Diamandis</b><p>Exponential technologies are technologies that have the ability to generate change and improve lives in ways …

How To Become A Leader You Admire

As a leadership coach and business consultant I am often asked, “Where are the leaders that we can admire?”In leadership and other areas, it’s human …

Fan discovers rare Nintendo PlayStation console

<b>Update:</b><p>The owner of the console, one Dan Diebold, has posted a video of the machine, and it certainly does seem to be the real thing. But we’ve been …

14 Scrumptious Summer Crock Pot Recipes

There’s seriously nothing better coming home to the sweet smell of dinner waiting for you. No, you don’t have to hire a butler to make this a reality. We’re talking crock pots, the ultimate kitchen appliance when it comes to stress-free meals. If you can chop an onion and open a few cans, you can …

Cooking

Traditional scone recipe - perfect for all the family

Scones can be sad. They promise so much and often deliver so little. And they do this when you really need them to be good. At weekends I often see lone dads – are they divorced, or have they just been given the kids for the day? – tackling scones in parks, zoos, cafés that will tolerate spillages …

Take the biscuit: jammie dodger and bourbon cream recipes | Ruby bakes

Old-school biscuits are hard to beat – unless, that is, you’ve made them yourself. These twists on two all-time favourites – the jammie dodger and the bourbon cream – make teatime treats so good you’ll have a hard time not scoffing the lot<p>I would love to be able to tell you that these biscuits …

Chris Martin v George RR Martin: watch Coldplay's Game of Thrones Musical

It’s all been rather downbeat in Camp Chris Martin of late: the divorce, the subsequent songs about the divorce, the (alleged) fending off of beautiful young Hollywood a-listers. But proving that Chris Martin and Coldplay are considerably less earnest than many might have perceived is their recent …

How to turn a Raspberry Pi into a retro games console

After all this, reboot the Raspberry Pi and you'll see the relevant systems show up in the Emulation Station interface.<p>Which systems are supported? …

Halo 5: Guardians teaser turns out to be a fictional expose on Master Chief

The Tumblr site is the home for "Benjamin Giraud", a journalist in the fictional future of the Halo series. He will apparently be posting audio …

Halo 5

Microsoft starts worldwide rollout of Office Delve for business customers

Delve will find connections between your work and the work of others, displaying that information using a card-based interface. Delve draws on a …

Customers

Adobe gets its docs ducks in a row with Document Cloud

• Acrobat becomes Acrobat DC, with "an intuitive, touch-enabled interface." (Because mobile, of course.) The really cool feature is that it leverages …

Mobile Devices

Five Best Mobile Document Scanning Apps

Scanning receipts while you travel, notes on a whiteboard, or sketches on an envelope can be easy with the right tools. The best apps for the job …